Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Business Manager
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1158 1118 1190
Rank change year-on-year -40 +72 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Manager 28 71 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.041% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.043% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 63
UK median annual salary £62,500 £66,456 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.95% +6.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £135,000 £97,625 £94,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -20.37% +17.39% -20.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,323 166,529 194,105
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,824 137,155 163,040
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Senior Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Business Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Manager in the UK

Senior Business Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Business Manager.

Salary trend for Senior Business Manager in the UK

Senior Business Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Manager over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Manager in the UK

Senior Business Manager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 28 £62,500 -3.04% 4
London -13 14 £90,000 +42.39% 3
UK excluding London -28 14 £53,750 -20.37% 1
South East +2 6 £52,500 -19.23% 1
North of England +13 5 £55,000 -26.67%
North West - 5 £55,000 -
South West - 2 £95,000 -
West Midlands +11 1 £70,000 +12.00%
Midlands +1 1 £70,000 +12.00%

Senior Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Senior Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Business Manager in the job title.

1 13 (46.43%) Business Development
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.86%) GDPR
4 5 (17.86%) User Experience
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) B2B
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 4 (14.29%) Marketing
5 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 4 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (10.71%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (10.71%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) Collaborative Working

Senior Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Confluence
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
2 1 (3.57%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Billing
5 1 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Law
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (17.86%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Business Development
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) B2B
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (10.71%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) R
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CIMA
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) GDPR
2 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.14%) Capita
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Mitel
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Sophos
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) VMware